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USGS WPhase Moment Tensor Solution

 09/09/12 20:06:25   
 OFFSHORE ARAGUA, VENEZUELA      
 Epicenter:  10.757  -67.847
 MW 6.3

 USGS/WPHASE CENTROID MOMENT TENSOR
 09/09/12 20:06:25.00
 Centroid:   10.757  -67.847
 Depth  15         No. of sta: 34
 Moment Tensor;   Scale 10**16 Nm
   Mrr=-0.14       Mtt=-0.12
   Mpp= 0.26       Mrt= 0.56
   Mrp=-0.27       Mtp=-3.43
  Principal axes:
   T  Val=  3.60  Plg= 8  Azm= 46
   N       -0.22      80      250
   P       -3.38       3      136

 Best Double Couple:Mo=3.5*10**18
  NP1:Strike=181 Dip=80 Slip=   3
  NP2:        91     86       170
                                      
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        ----------##########          
      ------------########## T        
    --------------##########   ##     
   --------------#################    
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  ---------------##################   
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  ###------------##################   
  ###############------------------   
  ###############------------------   
   ##############-----------------    
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    #############-----------   --     
      ###########----------- P        
        #########-----------          
          ########---------           
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Moment Tensor Solution

 


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